Community
Choose a language
Plan a route here Copy route
Hiking trail recommended route Multistage route

Liechtenstein panorama trail

Hiking trail · Liechtenstein
Responsible for this content
Liechtenstein Marketing Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Fürstensteig im Abendlicht
    Fürstensteig im Abendlicht
    Photo: Liechtenstein Marketing
m 2500 2000 1500 1000 500 40 30 20 10 km
Classic high-level trail with ridge hike and panoramic-experience summits, leads from Malbun to Ruggell.
difficult
Distance 49.6 km
17:35 h
2,264 m
3,818 m
2,360 m
432 m
The Alps don't stop at Switzerland's border. And not only that: the demarcation often cuts through regions that really belong together in topographical and cultural terms. One perfect example is the Drei Schwestern massif. If they were in the middle of Switzerland, they would certainly be as well known as the Mythen. Similar in rock structure, but the Drei Schwestern (three sisters) are more extensive and slightly more Alpine. Reason enough to pay your respects and head for them on the Liechtensteiner Höhenweg.At first the route runs parallel to the Fürstin-Gina-Weg, which is not only interesting from a landscape point of view, but also in cultural terms. Or does Switzerland have a mountain-summit cross to compare with the one on Augstenberg, donated by an «Association of Friends of Nativity»? Apart from this, various other chapels and religious symbols give a deep insight into the religious character of the Liechtenstein people, just as the stately residences do into their often well-filled wallets. And when even the forest paths on the Schellenberg are illuminated, things become really impressive.The classic high-level trail can be hiked in three one-day stages and offers fantastic views down to and across the Voralberg, the Rhine Valley and even to the Bodensee and summits of the Swiss Alps. The spectacular route leads along safe trails, over ridges, mountain slopes and finally the rocky crags of the Drei Schwestern, which according to legend, were formed by three sisters who preferred picking berries on a Sunday rather than going to church and were turned to stone.

Author’s recommendation

Overnight stay at Pfälzerhütte hut.
Profile picture of Martin Knöpfel
Author
Martin Knöpfel 
Update: May 27, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,360 m
Lowest point
432 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Rest stops

Alpenhotel Malbun
Familotel Gorfion Liechtenstein
Hotel Falknerei Galina
Hotel Turna
Bar Pizzeria Gitzihöll
Alpenhotel Malbun - Restaurant
Hotel Falknerei Galina - Restaurant
Hotel Turna - Restaurant
Gourmet Restaurant Malbuner Stube
Restaurant Walserhof
Schlucher-Treff
Alp Pardamee
JUFA Hotel Malbun - Alpin Resort
Mountain restaurant Sareiserjoch
Pfaelzerhuette
Alp Valuena
Restaurant Seeblick
Restaurant Bergstübli Steg
Berggasthaus Sücka hut
Mountain Guesthouse Sücka
Matu
Gaflei Stuba
Gafadurahuette
Trattoria Pizzeria "La Dolce Vita"
Hotel Restaurant Weinstube
1950 American Diner
Ristorante Pizzeria Sapori
Mündle Bäckerei Konditorei
Mai Thai
Gasthaus zum Hirschen
Il Rifugio
Jägerstube zum Kreuz
Weinlaube - Gourmet
Wirtschaft zum Löwen
Landgasthof Krone
Hotel kommod
Frederick im Kokon II
Hotel Kommod - Restaurant
Restaurant tenn
Landgasthof Roessle
Restaurant TANG
Mündle Bäckerei Konditorei

Safety information

Start

Malbun (1,987 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'765'563E 1'219'160N
DD
47.102729, 9.619921
DMS
47°06'09.8"N 9°37'11.7"E
UTM
32T 547039 5216766
w3w 
///disband.suave.florists
Show on Map

Destination

Ruggell

Turn-by-turn directions

Note

Wildlife refuge Brunnaböchel: January 01 - March 31
all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'765'563E 1'219'160N
DD
47.102729, 9.619921
DMS
47°06'09.8"N 9°37'11.7"E
UTM
32T 547039 5216766
w3w 
///disband.suave.florists
Show on Map
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Wanderkarte 1:25'000: Fürstentum Liechtenstein

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
difficult
Distance
49.6 km
Duration
17:35 h
Ascent
2,264 m
Descent
3,818 m
Highest point
2,360 m
Lowest point
432 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available Botanical highlights Summit route

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
Maps and trails
  • 3 Stages
Hiking trail · Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein Panorama Trail: Stage 1
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 1
Distance 13.3 km
Duration 6:30 h
Ascent 466 m
Descent 1,053 m

The Liechtenstein Panoramaweg (sign post 66) is a classic hike in Liechtenstein. As part of a 3 to 4 day tour, it combines the experience of ...

from Martin Knöpfel,   Liechtenstein Marketing
Mountain tour · Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein Panorama Trail: Stage 2
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 2
Distance 11.9 km
Duration 6:30 h
Ascent 983 m
Descent 963 m

The Liechtenstein Panorama Trail (sign post 66) is a classic hike in Liechtenstein. As part of a 3 to 4 day tour, it combines the experience of ...

1
from Martin Knöpfel,   Liechtenstein Marketing
Hiking trail · Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein Panorama Trail: Stage 3
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 3
Distance 19.3 km
Duration 6:30 h
Ascent 347 m
Descent 1,338 m

The Liechtenstein Panorama Trail (sign post 66) is a classic hike in Liechtenstein. As part of a 3 to 4 day tour, it combines the experience of ...

Liechtenstein Marketing
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view